2019 GARDEN RESOURCE PROGRAM APPLICATIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE! If you’re planning to tend a garden or farm in Detroit, Hamtramck, or Highland Park this year consider joining Keep Growing Detroit’s Garden Resource Program. Members not only get technical support from our talented garden development staff, they receive seeds, Detroit grown transplants, and other essential gardening resources. To enroll on-line or download an application click here.
KGD IS RECRUITING YOUTH APPRENTICES! We are looking for Detroit residents between the ages of 14 and 18 who would like to be a part of our 2019 paid Summer Youth Apprenticeship. For more information or to apply click here.
UPCOMING CLASSES & GROWER GATHERINGS! Keep Growing Detroit is hosting a ton of great events and classes this spring. If you would like to learn a handy new skill like harvesting, farm planning, composting, foraging, or hoophouse construction check out our list of classes for April, May and June. These documents also include details for upcoming spring Resource Days!
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! We are activley looking for groups (between 10 and 100 people) to volunteer at our farm in the Eastern Market District as well as other gardens and farms across Detroit that we support through the Garden Resource Program. If you’re interested please contact us.
2018 WAS AN EVENTFUL YEAR FOR KEEP GROWING DETROIT. Last year Keep Growing Detroit supported a record breaking 1,603 Detroit urban gardens and farms. These gardens and farms helped 24,362 residents grow and connect to an abundance of fresh fruits and vegetables. Read all about all of our accomplishments in our 2018 Annual Report here.
HAVE A QUESTION? Do you need support with your garden project? Contact us anytime with questions.